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UV. It all adds up

UV. It all adds up

Reproduced with the permission of SunSmart, Cancer Council Victoria.

UV adds up (Years 7 & 8)
UV adds up (Years 7 & 8)
Health behaviours (Years 9 & 10)
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Marketing health messages (Years 9 & 10)
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Slip! Slop! Slap! (1981 - late 1980s)

Slip! Slop! Slap! - The Original SunSmart Campaign with Sid the Seagull

Reproduced with the permission of SunSmart, Cancer Council Victoria.

Sid Seagull through the ages (Years 7 & 8)
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Sid – success or flop? (Years 8 & 9)
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SunSmart at the snow! (Years 9 & 10)
SunSmart at the snow! (Years 9 & 10)




Slip, Slop, Slap, Seek, and Slide (1980s to present)

Sid Seagull SunSmart ad

Reproduced with the permission of SunSmart, Cancer Council South Australia.

Game on (Years 7 & 8)
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Acting out (Years 9 & 10)
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Celebrating 30 years of SunSmart

SunSmart - Celebrating 30 years protecting Victorians

Reproduced with the permission of SunSmart, Cancer Council Victoria.

Celebrating 30 years of SunSmart (Years 7 & 8 or 9 & 10)
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Paint yourself SunSmart (Years 9 & 10)
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SunSmart storyboard (Years 7 & 8)
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Dear 16-year-old me

Dear 16-year-old me

Reproduced with the permission of the David Cornfield Melanoma Fund.

Thinking hats (Years 9 & 10)
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A moment in time (Years 9 & 10)
A moment in time (Years 9 & 10)
Pin it! (Years 9 & 10)
Pin it! (Years 9 & 10)
Melanoma – a young person's disease (Years 9 & 10)
Melanoma – a young person's disease (Years 9 & 10)




Dark side of tanning (male)

Dark side of tanning

Reproduced with permission of the Cancer Institute, New South Wales.

Skin cancer in 3D (Years 9 & 10)
Skin cancer in 3D (Years 9 & 10)
SunSmart-ifying your uniform (Years 9 & 10)
SunSmart-ifying your uniform (Years 9 & 10)
Think - Pair - Share - Ink (Years 7 & 8)
Think - Pair - Share - Ink (Years 7 & 8)




Dark side of tanning (female)

Dark side of tanning

Reproduced with permission of the Cancer Institute, New South Wales.

Tanning towels (Years 7 & 8 or 9 & 10)
Tanning towels (Years 7 & 8 or 9 & 10)
There's an app for that! (Years 9 & 10)
There's an app for that! (Years 9 & 10)




It's a beautiful day for cancer

It's a beautiful day for cancer

Reproduced with the permission of Cancer Council NSW and advertising agency Naked Communications.

Using your senses (Years 7, 8 & 9)
Using your senses (Years 7, 8 & 9)
Marketing the messages (Years 7 & 8)
Marketing the messages (Years 7 & 8)
OZSKIN magazine (Years 7 & 8)
OZSKIN magazine (Years 7 & 8)
A skin sonnet (Years 7 & 8)
A skin sonnet (Years 7 & 8)




Dangers of a deadly tan

Dangers of a deadly tan

Video courtesy of ABC.

Dangers of a deadly tan (Years 9 & 10)
Dangers of a deadly tan (Years 9 & 10)
Buying into danger (Years 9 & 10)
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Emily's story (Years 9 & 10)
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Pretty Shady

Pretty shady

Reproduced with permission of the Cancer Institute, New South Wales.

Call to action (Years 7 & 8 or 9 & 10)
Call to action (Years 7 & 8 or 9 & 10)
Celebrity influence (Years 7 & 8 or 9 & 10)
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Further secondary school lessons can be found here.




Copyright and acknowledgements

We remain indebted to the late Clare Oliver and her family for allowing the inclusion of interviews with Clare in this resource.

Thank you to Peter Wallis and Agnieszka Arto who shared their stories to help raise awareness about the importance of skin protection.

We also thank the following media organisations for granting permission to use their news and current affairs footage:

  • Channel Nine – 60 Minutes, National Nine News Perth
  • ABC – 7.30 Report
  • Channel Ten – Ten News Perth
  • The West Australian
  • Sun-Herald.

All newspaper, case stories and journal articles have been printed with permission.

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